You're ready for an exploration of materials and prompts!
Whether you are a new teacher or a well-weathered educator, this workshop is aimed at supporting you in implementing or expanding open-ended materials into your classroom in a way that reflects your unique learning community. You'll stretch your imagination so that children can stretch theirs!
There are four parts: an introduction, a look at the research and background on open-ended materials, examples of materials in action, and prompts and provocations to plan for materials in your setting.
This course includes audio, video, downloadable PDFs, and text. Simply start at the top of the page and scroll down through the information. Use the "Next" and "Back" navigation buttons at the top and bottom of each page to move from one part to the next.
This course is best viewed on a computer, or in your web browser on your tablet. Although you can access information using your smartphone, you'll have the best experience with a larger screen.
If you have any questions about the course, please contact me.